The readings and both the Quantitative Research Designs Activity and Qualitative Research Activity will greatly aid you in completing this discussion.
For this discussion respond to the following:
Compare and contrast the major differences between quantitative and qualitative research designs.
How is a descriptive research design different from a qualitative research design?
Writing Literature Reviews
Chapter 6: Analyzing quantitative research literature
Chapter 7: Analyzing qualitative research literature
Bloomfield, J., & Fisher, M. J. (2019). Quantitative research design. Journal of the Australasian Rehabilitation Nurses’ Association, 22(2), 27–30.
Ingham-Broomfield, R. (2015). A nurses’ guide to quantitative research. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, 32(2), 32–38.
Kemparaj, U., & Chavan, S. (2013). Qualitative research: A brief description. Indian Journal of Medical Sciences, 67(3/4), 89–98
Rutberg, S., & Bouikidis, C. D. (2018). Focusing on the fundamentals: A simplistic differentiation between qualitative and quantitative research. Nephrology Nursing Journal, 45(2), 209–213.